There was a time when “plastic” was the stuff of the future; remember the famous quote in the movie The Graduate? But one woman is turning back the clock.
The trees, dropped off at specific locations, are put to use by the Department of Parks and Recreation for composting or shredded for mulch.
“I think it’s a great idea,” said one man. “I wish I came to Starbucks more often. But yeah, for a dollar.”
Runners and others at the Philadelphia marathon will see something new and different along the race route.
The Newbold Neighbors Association in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia is raising money to help clean up the neighborhood, and they’re going to use the same devices seen all around Center City.
3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that you don’t even have to get your hands dirty to make a difference this Earth Day, and you could end up with some extra cash in your pocket.
Green Genie shows how much money you’ve tucked away while being eco-aware – and offers over 100 tips and projects you can do to help the environment.
The City of Philadelphia’s Christmas tree recycling program wants you — to bring your trees to them.
The Eagles take the field today at the Linc, but another green team will be working the parking lots outside.
Wondering what to do with your old smelly sneakers? Why not recycle them? One local charter school is hoping you’ll do just that.
Many towns recycle tree debris into compost or mulch, but you could also keep a lot of it in your own yard.
Graduations can all seem cut from the same cloth but at Temple’s, not only are the gowns recycled going in but now going out.
A suburban Philadelphia mall is “going green” on Saturday to help celebrate Earth Day and give area residents a chance to clean out some of the junk in their homes.
With Earth Day right around the corner, recycling was the theme as a number of firms set up shop for the Philadelphia Recycling Industries Congress.
Volunteers took on 252 projects last weekend, the most ever registered for a cleanup effort in the city.
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